Posts Tagged ‘ Guardian ’

What I’m Excited About Seeing (and Hearing) in Atlanta

Sep 5th, 2013

Next week I will be headed to Atlanta to see the latest products on display, mainly components that go into making a door or window. While there are many products taking center stage, there are a few items on the top of my interest list. I am working on DWM’s Annual Green Awards right now [...]

Guardian Names Rick Zoulek VP of North American Flat Glass

Sep 3rd, 2013

Guardian Industries has named Rick Zoulek as vice president for North American flat glass operations. According to the announcement, Zoulek will oversee all aspects of the North American flat glass business and position the company for continued long-term profitable growth. He has established a strong track record of innovation and commercial leadership in growing businesses [...]

Judge Denies AGC Request for Settlement Terms

Jun 12th, 2013

Donetta W. Ambrose, the Senior U.S. District Court Judge for the Western District of Pennsylvania, has denied a request that would have compelled window manufacturer Jeld-Wen Inc. to reveal the terms of a confidential settlement agreement between the window manufacturing firm and one of the four North American glass manufacturers it was suing for collusion [...]

GlassBuild America: Focus on Glass

Sep 14th, 2012

Click here to watch the video on Youtube.

Day Two Impressions

Sep 14th, 2012

From a unique product idea to some great conversations, here goes my impressions from GlassBuild America day two. Best product: I saw a lot of innovative products today but I have to give the award to VEKA for its Solutions product—the “Sol,” standing for solar. The window includes a solar collector that harnesses the sun [...]

Flexibility and Variety Reign at AIA

May 18th, 2012

“We have a little bit of everything in our booth,” said Miguel Chavez, Fleetwood Windows and Doors. That also seemed to accurately sum up the American Institute of Architects (AIA) Convention, which opened yesterday in Washington, D.C. From trim products to lumber to glass and windows, the event offered a little bit of everything to [...]

Guardian to Sponsor IGMA Meetings

Jan 13th, 2012

Guardian Industries of Auburn Hills, Mich., will sponsor the 2012 meetings of the Insulating Glass Manufacturers Alliance (IGMA) of Ottawa, Ontario, according to a January 13 company news release. “Guardian knows that sponsorship of IGMA, a globally recognized association, helps to promote the latest IG technologies, certifications and standards,” says David Cooper, president of IGMA [...]

Guardian Industries and Infinite Edge Technologies LLC Sign Joint Development Agreement

Feb 1st, 2011

Guardian Industries and Infinite Edge Technologies LLC (IET) have signed a joint development agreement to commercialize IET’s InfiSpace™ warm-edge spacer system. With the signing of this agreement, the companies will work collaboratively to introduce IET’s newly developed spacer system into the global marketplace. According to the announcement, at the 2010 Glasstec show in Düsseldorf, Germany, [...]